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Re: What Happens if 2 Inline Schemas Define the Same Element?

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Mon, 31 Jan 2005 11:54:11 +0000
To: Arthur Ryman <ryman@ca.ibm.com>
Cc: "Sanjiva Weerawarana" <sanjiva@watson.ibm.com>, "Ugo Corda" <UCorda@SeeBeyond.com>, www-ws-desc@w3.org, www-ws-desc-request@w3.org
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Arthur Ryman <ryman@ca.ibm.com> writes:

> If you want to generate a warning instead of an error, that means you'll 
> have to compare the definitions. Do you think there is value in generating 
> a warning as opposed to an error. Wouldn't it be simpler to just consider 
> this an error? 

Thing is, it's not an error in principle.  XSV tries to avoid this
pblm by keeping track of URL/Namespace pairs and never doing one
twice, but this is clearly a case where that didn't work . . .

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